U.S. Colored Troops Civil War Artifacts at Landis Valley Museum

More than 178,000 African Americans fought for the North during the last two years of the American Civil War in units that became known as the United States Colored Troops (U.S.C.T.). One of those U.S.C.T. soldiers was John Warful (1838–1923) — the spelling of whose name varies — of Chester County. Private Warful, of Company C, 32nd Regiment, was nineteen years old when he mustered in on...
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